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Theodore Vern Buttrey

Austin, Texas

Dec 29, 1929 – Jan 9, 2018


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Cook-Walden Funeral Home Obituary

Theodore V. Buttrey, Jr.29 December 1929 – 9 January 2018Renowned educator, numismatist and classicist, Theodore V. ("Ted") Buttrey, Jr., died on January 9, 2018, eleven days after his 88th birthday. Born in Havre, Montana, as a child he attended the Peacock Military Academy in San...

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Ingrid Edlund-Berry
Morgantina scholar

A wonderful teacher, scholar and friend, marvelous storyteller and lecturer, who made Classical Studies the most interesting commentary on modern life. He will never be forgotten; his scholarship, his students, and his family remain to carry his legacy forward into a future where Classics remain relevant as a source of wisdom in a rapidly changing world and where the importance of Teds work remains a beacon of truth regarding antiquity and humanity.

May God's loving kindness comfort you and help you through this very sad time
Psalms 29:11